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Shrewsbury Arms

Chester Road, Little Budworth, Tarporley CW6 9EY, England
+44 1829 760240
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“rag pudding” (5 reviews)
“cottage pie” (3 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Chester Road, Little Budworth, Tarporley CW6 9EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a cold November afternoon, a trip to the Shrewsbury Arms for lunch was decided. And what a great decision it was! Quiet on arrival (well it was a Monday), a perusal of the small menu with a pint and steak pie (for me) and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Q522SGmarting
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely meal enjoyed by our family including 2 teenagers. Quality pub food, generous portions and friendly staff made it a very enjoyable occasion and the roaring fire was a bonus.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 29 October 2018

After a little tour of the village we had our last stop here. The beers were again very tasty and we also had a snack here which was really well cooked. The locals and visitors were friendly and very informative of the area - giving...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 488jacquib
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We live locally and visit from time to time - can’t recommend this place enough. It is simply a traditional and charming pub, and superb value. The food is piping hot, fresh and home made. We particularly enjoy the rag rolled suet pudding, and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MsLizzyL
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Stayed in the area for a weekend & visited several pubs whilst out walking but this is the only one where we ate. Experienced it in our 1st day & despite having the odd tipple elsewhere, we always made it back to the Shrew to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank smithg224466
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Stoped here for a few night with our Caravan. W3 were. Ade welcome and given a peg number, went to the pub for a drink and they had a nice range of “odd” bears, so I tried them. Hick. Booked a table for later, wow...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pot8o2018
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Gammon and chips were lovely. Piping hot and plentiful. Staff friendly. Pub clean if a little tired in places. Dog friendly room disappointing and lacked atmosphere. However would return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kim C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It grieves me to write a non glowing review but then, how can things be put right if businesses don’t know what’s wrong.... Apologies Shrewsbury Arms but our meals were disappointing, over cooked gammon, hard yolk fried egg and sadly non impressive. Cottage pie was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jane l
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Best fish and chips I’ve had in donkeys years, super dog friendly, GREAT pint of Robinson’s Wizard, genuinely friendly bar staff and a quiet, cosy room to sit, chill and chat with family and labradoodles. A PERFECT pub 👍

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Susie W
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Called in for a drink and something to eat, to make a change from bbq whilst camping locally. Nice country pub, with home cooked food. Generous servings and fantastic pies!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bridgewater P
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20 September 2018|
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Response from 293kath | Property representative |
We are not on a bus route and although village is in walking distance there is no shop.
21 March 2017|
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Response from kindo106 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chester Road, Little Budworth, Tarporley CW6 9EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Tarporley  >  Little Budworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1829 760240
  • E-mail
Small traditional country pub selling real ales and home-cooked food. Large garden with play area. Small campsite to the rear overlooking open farmland.
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